Jan 21, 2013 6:00pm PST
. >> reporter: the president urged action on the deficit and global warming and keeping kids safe. >> we reject the belief america must choose between caring for the generation that built this country and investing in the generation who will build its futu future. >> reporter: we can, he said, find a way. >> my fellow americans, we are made for this moment and we will see so long as we see this together. >> reporter: many who came were moved. >> hopefully it's kicking off a great second term and a new direction for the country. >> it's great and seeing all the fellowship. >> reporter: so much to see and hear. beyonce's national anthem. ♪ gave proof through the night >> reporter: the inaugural parade was a pageant, a kaleidoscope of colorful floats and talented bands. and leading the way were the obamas who walked part of the way to the white house for a second term. senior republicans say they hope president obama has opened the door today to more cooperation on capitol hill. live from the white house, i'm steve handelsman, nbc bay area news. >>> okay, steve, thank you. our political analyst
Jan 20, 2013 6:00pm PST
for the 49ers this season. 17-point deficit they overcame, largest comeback by far of the year. they also broke a five-game losing streak on the road in the play-offs. and it all adds up to their sixth super bowl appearance in new orleans. >> feels pretty darn good. feels pretty darn good. again, thank you to our players and coaches for making this happen. >> i think it's a great team win. our team played great. running backs ran well. our receivers made plays. our defense battled back the second half and played really well. >> we've got one more game to cap it all off. we're going to do that. >> this is a great dream of mine. just happy. we'll go back to san francisco with a w. >> my son was with me. picked him up. held him. for our first touchdown. i knew we were going to win. >> reporter: now, of course, his uncle led this team when they were 5-0 in their fifth appearance. fourth most among all nfl teams. reporting live from the georgia dome, mindy bach for nbc bay area. >> thank you, mindy. the san francisco 49ers will face either the new england patriots or the baltimore ravens.
Jan 18, 2013 6:00pm PST
economy? >> is that the did he haeficit biggest problem we face. the deficit is not the biggest problem we face. the biggest problem we face is jobs. and wages. >> for decades we've been told don't tax the upper class because the less tax they have, the better it is for the middle class. true or false? >> false. the idea of the job creators belies -- the truth about the economy is the vast middle class, everybody is aspiring to join the middle class, they are the job creators because their spending creates jobs. >> we've been sold on this for years. >> i don't know why they've been sold on this. trickle-down economics, the idea if you give more tax breaks to people at the top and companies at the top, you're going to create jobs, has been proven over and over again to be false. >> some amazing insight. what's next for robert reich? he says if the president asks, he would go back to washington. as for now he loves teaching at cal and just released his latest book called "beyond outraged. "you can find the segment on nbcbayarea.com/the interview. >>> new details in the hostage standoff in al